The Grounds

hill country charm

Aerial view of Deer Creek nestled in the Texas Hills.
wander,
meet wonder
Outdoor spaces & places

Guests are often treated to deer grazing in the mornings, spectacular sunsets in the evenings, and star-filled skies at night. With scenic views of the Texas Hills from each cluster of cabins, Deer Creek offers space to escape.

A group retreat isn't complete without the ability to meet, engage, and grow together. We offer a variety of indoor and outdoor meeting places to make your retreat experience memorable.

    • Location: Medina, tx
    • Elevation: 1,500'
    • terrain: Hill, River, Valley
    • waterfront: Medina River
    • Acres: 110
    • Sleeps: 260 Guests
    • Our amenities
    • 20 Country cabins
    • 2 Carriage Lofts
    • 3 GUEST ROOMS
    • 5 Bath Houses
    • Jr. Olympic-Sized Pool
    • 4,000 Sq. Ft Great Hall
    • Outdoor & Indoor Meeting areas
    • camp store & Coffee Shop
    • AVL Equipment
    • Wi-Fi
A group of campers riding canoeing down the Medina River at sunset.
The experience
Retreat guest

"Deer Creek is absolutely beautiful. The staff is beyond amazing! They were so so so patient, and the food was soooo great!! Clearly a very special place!"

Retreat guest

"We loved our stay at Deer Creek Camp! We loved being able to go to a place that is family run. The meeting space and the outside space was perfect for large group time, small group time and fun!"

Retreat guest

"They made our church's stay so, so much fun. The staff is very accommodating, welcoming and work very hard to keep things running smoothly while you enjoy your stay—even going that extra mile without being asked."

Retreat guest

"Our church has been going out to Deer Creek Camp for retreats for about a year now and we are so grateful to have been able to do so. They are always incredibly welcoming, flexible, and attentive to our needs."

Retreat guest

"The property itself is so full of peace and beauty! What a wonderful place to encounter Christ!"

lodging

Our 20 single and multi-level country cabins provide clean, enclosed bunk bed sleeping accommodations. All cabins have a covered porch area so you can enjoy outdoor gatherings and are conveniently located near one of our bath houses.

Our two private carriage lofts offer comfort and privacy. They have a queen-size bed and bunk beds, plus a kitchen and private bathroom.

If you prefer to sleep under the stars or your bed has wheels, Deer Creek lets you camp your way.

Bunk up, pull up—or sleep under the stars

    • Country Cabins
    • Sleeps 12-14
    • A/C & Heat
    • Bath House Access
  • Carriage Lofts
    • Sleeps 4-6
    • A/C & Heat
    • Kitchen & Bath
    • RV Sites
    • Water
    • Amp Service: 20/30/50
    • Sewer Hook-Ups
    • Tent Camping
    • Primitive sites
    • Bath House Access
    • Bright stars included
A group of campers eating on the patio.
Meals

Three delicious buffet-style meals are chef prepared and served daily at Deer Creek. Whether it's biscuits and sausage, eggs and fluffy pancakes for breakfast, warm chili, burgers and club sandwiches for lunch, or grilled chicken or chicken-fried steak for dinner—the menu is always balanced and nutritious.

In addition, we offer a fully stocked salad bar with yogurt, mixed salads, fresh vegetables, and fruit at every meal. Guests can also grab a snack, smoothie or coffee at the camp store throughout the day.

    • Breakfast
    • Rise & shine for biscuits, sausage, eggs pancakes, Granola, Cereal & fruit
    • Lunch
    • Take your pick: deli Favorites or Salad Bar
    • Dinner
    • grilled chicken, Tacos, Pasta, BBQ & Fresh Veggies
    • SMoothies & Snacks
    • caffeine confidence & Pick-me-up treats